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'''Nicomachus,''' or '''Nicomachus of Gerasa,''' (; c. 60 – c. 120 CE) was an important ancient mathematician best known for his works ''Introduction to Arithmetic'' and ''Manual of Harmonics'' in Ancient Greek|Greek. He was born in Gerasa, in the Syria (Roman province)|Roman province of Syria (now Jerash, Jordan), and was strongly influenced by Aristotle. He was a Neopythagoreanism|Neopythagorean, who wrote about the mystical properties of numbers.
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